Assistant Accountant

Location: Sydney, Southern Suburbs and Sutherland Shire
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: $65K + Super + Study Leave
Contact: Justin Wong
Call: Justin
Reference: 6001

The Company

​Our client is a medium sized wholesale and distribution business with a reputation for excellence. As a business, they are rapidly expanding domestically. Currently they are searching for an Assistant Accountant to join their finance function. This organisation is based in Sydney’s South with street parking available. They have a corporate, upbeat, and open plan working culture that encourages a work life balance. This role will report into an energetic, passionate, and talented FC that has a passion for developing her team.

The Role

As the Assistant Accountant, your responsibilities will be broad and will involve exposure across the finance function. You will work closely with the FC and Financial Accountant where your responsibilities will include (but not limited to):

  • Monthly balance sheet reconciliations

  • Bank reconciliations

  • The preparation of journals

  • The preparation of the quarterly BAS return

  • Maintenance of the fixed asset register

  • General ledger reconciliations

  • Supporting the AP and AR function

Your Background

To be considered for this Assistant Accountant role you will meet the majority of the following criteria:

  • At least 2 years of experience in a broad Assistant Accountant role that encompasses month end reporting

  • Degree qualified with plans to start or already be studying a CA, CPA or equivalent

  • Intermediate excel skills - proficient in v-look up and pivot tables

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills as you will deal with many stakeholder groups

If you are keen to find out more about this Assistant Accountant role, please contact Justin Wong at Richard Lloyd on 02 8324 5646, quoting reference 6001 or click on 'apply now' below.

Please submit your CV in Word format and note that due to the high volume of responses we receive only suitable candidates will be contacted.